Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program

Applications for the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) are now invited. Eligible candidates should be African-born academics who are currently living in the United States and Canada and working in higher education. Approximately 140 fellowships will be granted. Expires in 26 days!

Fellowship Description
The Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) is a scholar fellowship program for educational projects at African higher education institutions. Offered by IIE in partnership with the United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa), the program is funded by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York (CCNY). In the first two years of the program, the CADFP supported 110 short-term faculty fellowships for African-born academics. In October 2015, additional funding was secured from CCNY to support up to 140 fellowships.

Award Value
Fellows may expect to receive financial support of a daily stipend, visa costs, limited health insurance coverage, international travel, domestic travel to and from the airport in Canada or United States.

Level and Area of Studies
This is a non-degree program or research in a designed project.

Place of Study
The program will be taken in Africa (Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda)

Eligibility and Criteria
This Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program is open to African-born academics currently living in the United States and Canada and working in higher education. Fellows will engage in educational projects proposed and hosted by faculty of public or private higher education institutions in the following CCNY partner countries: Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda.

Applicants’ Nationality
Eligible candidates should be African-born academics currently living in the United States and Canada and working in higher education.

Website and Application Link

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